Lalitpur: Four persons were awarded life imprisonment by a local court here in a two-year-old Shobhit abduction and murder case.
Additional District and Sessions Judge awarded the life imprisonment to Shelchandra Yadav, Sunit, Kinri Sudhari and Chandni yesterday after holding them guilty.
The accused allegedly kidnapped nine-year-old Shobhit on Feb 26, 2009, and demanded a ransom of Rs 3 lakhs. Later the body of Shobhit was found in Jakhlaun area.
The court also imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on each of the accused.